American Idioms – Idiom Wizard Lists Over 5,500 Idioms & Slang Descriptions



A.) Bribe. A  reciprocal illegal payment for one’s own profit. Quid pro quo. “I  hear the mayor got a kick back from that company.”

B.) Relax. Reveals an image of kicking back in a lounge chair to rest and perhaps drink. “Kick back and watch TV.”

C.) A negative response to an idea or project. (Compare to Push-back.)

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